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9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Caitlin Bell

About Caitlin Bell

Starting with videos posted to her YouTube account back in 2009, 23-year-old Scottish-Canadian singer/songwriter Caitlin Bell now strums her acoustic guitar on YouNow, mesmerizing 90K fans with her sincere and emotional voice. She often plays finger-picked covers of songs like Bon Iver’s “Skinny Love” and “Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots. Her heartfelt renditions have helped her earn nearly 3.5M views on the platform. Caitlin interacts openly with her fans, telling them about her unique accent and playing them her original tunes, like “You Know Better” or “This Song,” and proudly retweeting posts where they quote her songs.

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.